New virtual dance and movement programs for children start August 10

Starting in August, Seattle Parks and Recreation will be offering virtual classes for dance and parkour. All classes will take place virtually and not in-person. Take a look at our offerings below!

Registration is open! Please register promptly as there will be a limited space in the lesson.


Dance Party with Moving Minds

Wednesdays, 5:30-6:25 p.m.

August 12 – September 2

Ages 7-10 years

Older children will love getting their hearts racing in this active online get-together. Dance games and choreography challenges will accompany centering exercises and playful exercises in dance technique to help them find focus and renew their creativity. Social sharing and reflection time will be offered at the beginning and end of every class. Register here

Dance Together with Moving Minds

Wednesdays, 10:30-11:25 a.m.

August 12 – September 2

Ages 18 Months-7 years

The whole family is invited to dance, with activities accessible for littles as young as 18 months. Join us to improve coordination and social skills in classes that seamlessly blend teacher-directed activities with child-led explorations and discoveries. Social time will be offered at the beginning and end of every class. Register here

Playful Dance with Moving Minds

Tuesdays, 4-4:45 p.m.

August 11 – September 1

Ages 3-4 years

Starting with foundations learned in Playful Dance, your child will strengthen their confidence, control, musicality, and ability to collaborate. This class introduces children to the ballet techniques, more challenging movement combinations, and choreography tools to develop their own movement style.

Creative Ballet with Moving Minds

Tuesdays, 5-5:55 p.m.

August 11 – September 1

Ages 5-6 years

Starting with foundations learned in Playful Dance, your child will strengthen their confidence, control, and musicality. This class introduces children to more challenging movement combinations, and tools to develop their own movement style. A caretaker should be nearby, but does not have to participate in class. Register here

Parkour & Movement Games

Session 1: Wednesdays, 2:15-3:45 p.m.

Session 2: Wednesdays, 4:30-5:15 p.m.

August 12 – September 2

Ages 8-18 years

Parkour is a movement discipline focused on connecting movements in jumping, vaulting, and climbing. It’s an accessible, non-competitive sport that turns your surroundings into a playground. Classes are a mix of indoor and outdoor activities, and they take place rain or shine. Additional $5 insurance is required for participants annually. Release form must be signed prior to first day of participation. Register here